IP/16/2347  30-06-2016 - Draft EU Budget 2017: Commission proposes a budget focused on priorities - growth, jobs and a solid response to the refugee crisis 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 30 June 2016 Draft EU Budget 2017: Commission proposes a budget focused on priorities - growth, jobs and a solid response to the refugee crisis The Commission has today proposed the 2017 draft EU Budget of €134.9 billion in payments focusing on the two...
MEMO/16/2358  30-06-2016 - Draft EU Budget 2017 – Questions and Answers 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 30 June 2016 What is the overview of the Draft Budget 2017? APPROPRIATIONS BY HEADING DB 2017 (in billion, EUR) Budget 2016 (in billion, EUR) CA PA CA PA 1. Smart and inclusive growth: 74.7 56.6 69.8 66.2 Competitiveness for growth and jobs 21.1...
IP/16/1985  03-06-2016 - European Commission appoints new Head of Representation in Luxembourg 
European Commission - - Press release European Commission Brussels, 3 June 2016 The European Commission appointed Ms Yuriko Nadia Backes as the new Head of its Representation in Luxembourg. Ms Backes, who will take up office on 1 September 2016, brings over twenty years of experience in European and international affairs and politics...
IP/16/2035  01-06-2016 - European Youth Orchestra will be able to continue its activities 
European Commission - Commission - Press release European Brussels, 1 June 2016 Today, the European Commission has found short and long term solutions to keep the European Union Youth Orchestra (EUYO) alive. The Orchestra has been a symbol of Europe's cultural diversity for the last 40 years.
IP/16/1806  30-05-2016 - European Commission appoints new Head of European Commission Regional Office in Bonn, Germany 
European Commission - - Press release European Commission Brussels, 30 May 2016 Today, the European Commission appointed Jochen Pöttgen as the new Head of the European Commission Regional Office in Bonn. He will take up office on 01 June 2016.
IP/16/1648  30-05-2016 - European Commission appoints new Head of European Commission Regional Office in Marseille, France 
European Commission - - Press release European Commission Brussels, 30 May 2016 Today, the European Commission appointed Alain Dumort as the new Head of the European Commission Regional Office in Marseille. He will take up office on 1 June 2016.
STATEMENT/16/1892  24-05-2016 - Joint Statement on the outcomes of the World Humanitarian Summit 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 24 May 2016 On the occasion of the World Humanitarian Summit on 23-24 May in Istanbul, Turkey, Kristalina Georgieva, Vice-President of the European Commission, Neven Mimica, Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development and Christos Stylianides, Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management, have issued the...
IP/16/1847  23-05-2016 - European Union commits to action at the World Humanitarian Summit 
European Commission - Commission - Press release European Brussels, 23 May 2016 At the World Humanitarian Summit in Istanbul, the European Union has committed to strengthen prevention and preparedness, improve the international response and help find solutions to support an overstrained humanitarian system.
IP/16/1829  20-05-2016 - European Union helps reshape international assistance at the World Humanitarian Summit 
European Commission - Commission - Press release European Brussels, 20 May 2016 Over 50 world leaders and 5 000 humanitarian, development and political stakeholders gather on 23-24 May, in Istanbul, to share responsibility to reverse the trend for increasing humanitarian needs and improve the effectiveness of response.
MEMO/16/1853  20-05-2016 - The European Union at the World Humanitarian Summit: Priorities and Commitments 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 20 May 2016 The European Union at the World Humanitarian Summit: Priorities and Commitments What is the World Humanitarian Summit? The first-ever World Humanitarian Summit (WHS) takes place on 23-24 May 2016, in Istanbul, in response to an unprecedented increase of people affected by...